Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Vegas Knockout: Rio’s Whopper Bar Is King

(25) Rio vs (8) Skylofts at MGM Grand  I stayed at the Rio for next to nothing, once again using the Priceline Trick though maybe I was fooled myself as the price and star rating may...

Vegas Knockout: THEhotel Reads No Vacancy

(26) Riviera vs (7) THEhotel (Delano) What makes March Madness special are unexpected upsets whether it be (6) Michigan State vs (11) George Mason in 2006 or (6) Ohio State vs (11) Dayton in 2014.The same...

Vegas Knockout: Giving the Hooters Casino Hotel the Bird

(27) Hooters vs (6) Four Seasons In March of 2006, three bachelors set out for spring break to Las Vegas. Since we were in law school and since it was the opening weekend of March Madness,...

Vegas Knockout: Disqualification of the Priceline Pretenders

It's with a sense of deflation that I begin the Winner's Bracket of Where to Stay in Vegas because so many of these choices appear to be losers. But as my gamblaholic friend says, "There's...

The Knockout: The Winner’s Bracket of Where to Stay in Vegas

Vegas baby! Vegas! It's time to kickoff the NFL season the right way- by losing all your money on a four team parlay! If that parlay does hit, then you'll need to abandon your accommodations at...

The Maldives Seaplane: Luxury for the Working Class

Would you ever pay $500 for a flight that has no set time for departure, lasts only 45 minutes, and is piloted by a barefoot captain? What if I added that the plane only holds 16 people and takes off and lands in water?

Unforgettable: The St. Regis New York

Unforgettable, that's what you are Unforgettable though near or far Like a song of love that clings to me How the thought of you does things to me Never before has someone been more… Oh Nat King Cole, your...

Park Hyatt Shanghai: Too High in the Sky

Following my odyssey aboard Emirates Airlines A380 First Class to Dubai, I was relegated to flying Emirates Business to Shanghai so I won't bore you with pictures of the bathroom that didn't have a...

Sheikh Dubai’s Chariot: First Class on Emirates Airlines A380

It has been claimed by many in the points game that the greatest redemption is aboard an Emirates Airlines A380 with first class service to anywhere. What’s better than anywhere is anywhere that takes...

Viva Southwest to Vegas!

My inaugural post for the flight reviews page has to begin with Southwest Airlines because I fly it domestically more than any other airline. I have had the good fortune to have a companion pass...
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